13 August 2014 I Deals and Cases

Initial Public Offering of Ernest Borel Holdings Limited

Ernest Borel Holdings Limited, a Swiss watch maker, successfully completed the initial public offering on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited. A total of 66,000,000 Ernest Borel shares were listed and first traded on 11 July 2014.

Bär & Karrer advised Bank of China International, the Global Coordinator, on Swiss law in this IPO. The team included Thomas U. Reutter, Daniel Heiniger and Annette Weber (all Capital Markets) and Raoul Stocker and Raphael Annasohn (both Tax).